What is the new Sony KJ-48A9S worth ?
Sony ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this KJ-48A9S, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
Let’s have a look at the size. It’s a 47.6 inches.
Small but tough ; hopefully seeing its size , it will perhaps follow you (house move or holidays…). Good opportunities to test its reliability in the long run.
In addition this Sony displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. It could be said that this model gathers all the expected characteristics. Whether we consider its aesthetics or its size, the engineers of Sony have developed a television admittedly a middle-range one, but a quality one anyway.
Why can we consider this KJ-48A9S as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.
TV design presentation Sony KJ-48A9S
The Sony KJ-48A9S appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
A good overall score for this TV; it corresponds to design in the spirit of the times. A quality of materials and a visual aspect that does not make you insensitive.
In short, the Sony has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Sony KJ-48A9S is revealed.
The screen of the Sony KJ-48A9S
This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. With a screen size of 47.6 inches, this KJ-48A9S is among the most models in its category.Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the KJ-48A9S Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.
TV sound presentation Sony KJ-48A9S
The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the KJ-48A9S still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with several baffles with 10 W at output.
The sound of this TV is in a word immersive, and you feel like being in a small movie theater.
In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The KJ-48A9S Sony is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.
Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Sony KJ-48A9S
On the software side, the Sony KJ-48A9S is equipped with the operating system Android 9.0 Pie; It will allow you to happily explore a number of entertainment options.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.
This software environment innovates on the Sony KJ-48A9S with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?
The connection system of the Sony KJ-48A9S
All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.
This model has a total of 13 connections, not too bad. The Sony KJ-48A9S allows you not to choose between the different devices to be connected. You can connect everything to this TV; the box, game console, multimedia server, DVD or Blu-ray player, etc…
In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
3 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 5 antenna inputs
KJ-48A9S from Sony – Technical characteristics
Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:
|Sizes of the television without stand||58|
|Screen size in inches||47.6|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Number of tuners||0|
|Number of USB ports||3|
|Number of HDMI ports||4|
|Number of audio outputs||1|
|HDR Dolby Vision Compatible||Yes|
KJ-48A9S from Sony – The conclusion
The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
Sony chooses 4k technology. A wise choice that allows you to face a device with a well-defined image and quality sound rendering. It’s beautiful and powerful at the same time.
From this new Sony we can retain 3 positive points:
the screen size, the sound power, the depth of the colours.